Tuesday, June 22, 2010

AJA Software for Mac and Mac Plug-ins for Adobe Now Available

Aja Video Systems LogoAJA Software v8.0 for Mac and AJA Mac Plug-ins for Adobe Now Available!

3D and 2K Support Available for KONA with this Release.

AJA is pleased to announce that KONA 3 Stereoscopic 3D output from CineForm Neo3D as shown at NAB is now available. In addition, both KONA LHi and KONA 3 now support additional 2K formats along with other features. All KONAs and Io HD receive improvements and fixes in the version 8.0 software.

Also available with Software v8.0 is Adobe CS5 support for Mac!

Read the release notes and download free from the AJA website.

New Features for KONA v8.0

-          Added 2K x 1080 support for KONA LHi

-          Added 2K x 1080p25 and 2K x 1080PsF25 support for KONA 3 and LHi

-          Added Easy Setups for 1080p25 for KONA LHe

-          Stereoscopic 3D output via SDI 1 and 2 outputs when used with Cineform Neo3D v5.08 build 134 or later for KONA 3

-          Muxed 3D output via a single video output support for all KONA models



Improvements and Fixes for all KONA Models and Io Express

-          Freeze Field/Freeze frame now works properly

-          Improved display sleep behavior

-          Improved RT performance

-          Improved behavior of AJA component interaction with Adobe products

-          Improved multi-card support for custom LUTs

Read more in the release notes and download v.8.0 here.

Improvements and Fixes for Io HD

-          Freeze Field/Freeze frame now works properly

-          Improved display sleep behavior

-          Improved RT performance

Read more in the release notes and download v.8.0 here.

New Features for AJA Mac Plug-ins for Adobe v8.0

-          Support for Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, and Photoshop CS5.

-          Support for Mercury Playback Engine in Premiere Pro CS5

-          CineForm Stereoscopic playback support in Adobe Premiere Pro for Neo 3D licenses

-          CineForm QuickTime file playback support in AJA Premiere Pro sequences has been implemented

-          Real-Time ProRes playback support has been added for AJA Premiere Pro sequences

Read the release notes and download AJA Mac Plug-ins for Adobe v8.0 here.

NOTE: Download software v8.0 for KONA and IO Express before downloading AJA Mac Plug-ins for Adobe v8.0.